Lecture: Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams

Join Connie Karol Burks, co-lead curator of the exhibition Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams, to learn more about the illustrious history of the House of Dior. The show traced the impact of one of the 20th century’s most influential couturiers, and the six artistic directors who succeeded him, exploring the enduring influence of the fashion house.

2019-08-28T14:53:28+00:00November 27th, 2018||

Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk

The ultimate symbol of Japan, the kimono is often perceived as traditional, timeless and unchanging. Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk will counter this conception, presenting the garment as a dynamic and constantly evolving icon of fashion.

2020-03-12T13:52:18+00:00November 27th, 2018||

Tim Walker: Wonderful Things

Experience the extraordinary creative process of one of the world's most inventive photographers through his pictures, films, photographic sets, and special installations – including ten new series of photographs influenced by the V&A's collections.

2019-07-12T11:50:09+00:00November 27th, 2018||

Mary Quant

From miniskirts and hot pants to vibrant tights and makeup, discover how Mary Quant launched a fashion revolution on the British high street, with over 200 garments and accessories, including unseen pieces from the designer's personal archive.

2018-11-27T12:10:32+00:00November 27th, 2018||
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